Sinfonietta Russian funeral Suite on English folk tunes: "A time there was...' Matinées musicales Soirées musicales Rossini suite

DSpace Repository

Sinfonietta Russian funeral Suite on English folk tunes: "A time there was...' Matinées musicales Soirées musicales Rossini suite

Show full item record

Title: Sinfonietta Russian funeral Suite on English folk tunes: "A time there was...' Matinées musicales Soirées musicales Rossini suite
Otros títulos: Sinfonietta Russian funeral Suite on English folk tunes: "A time there was...' Matinées musicales Soirées musicales Rossini suite
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Benjamín Britten; Britten Sinfonia; Daniel Harding; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; Sir Simon Rattle; English Chamber Orchestra; Sir Alexander Gibson; Boys of the Choir of Paisley Abbey; George McPhee
Código CDU: Bri.03
Forma Musical: Sinfonietta, Russian funeral, Suite
Abstract: With the arrival of Benjamin Britten on the international music scene, many felt that English music gained its greatest genius since Purcell. A composer of wide-ranging talents, Britten found in the human voice an especial source of inspiration, an affinity that resulted in a remarkable body of work, ranging from operas like Peter Grimes (1944-1945) and Death in Venice (1973) to song cycles like the Serenade for tenor, horn, and strings (1943) to the massive choral work War Requiem (1961). He also produced much music for orchestra and chamber ensembles, including symphonies, concerti, and chamber and solo works. Britten's father was a prosperous oral surgeon in the town of Lowestoft, Suffolk; his mother was a leader in the local choral society. When Benjamin's musical aptitude became evident, the family engaged composer Frank Bridge to supervise his musical education. Bridge's tutelage was one of the formative and lasting influences on Britten's compositional development; Britten eventually ...


Files in this item

Files Length Size Format View Description
1. Sinfonietta Op. 1 - Poco presto ed agitato.mp3 4:08 5.674Mb Unknown mp3
2. Sinfonietta Op. 1 - Andante lento.mp3 6:42 9.184Mb Unknown mp3
3. Sinfonietta ... ntella (Presto vivace).mp3 3:48 5.206Mb Unknown mp3
5. Suite on Eng ... Op. 90 - Cakes and ale.mp3 2:33 3.493Mb Unknown mp3
6. Suite on Eng ... 90 - The bitter withy.mp3 2:47 3.814Mb Unknown mp3
7. Suite on Eng ... Op. 90 - Hankin booby.mp3 2:31 3.462Mb Unknown mp3
8. Suite on Eng ... 90 - Hunt the squirrel.mp3 1:19 1.800Mb Unknown mp3
9. Suite on Eng ... p. 90 - Lord melbourne.mp3 5:16 7.236Mb Unknown mp3
10. Matinées musicales Op. 24 - March.mp3 2:48 3.844Mb Unknown mp3
11. Matinées musicales Op. 24 - Nocturne.mp3 4:31 6.199Mb Unknown mp3
12. Matinées musicales Op. 24 - Waltz.mp3 1:58 2.700Mb Unknown mp3
13. Matinées musicales Op. 24 - Pantomime.mp3 3:36 4.953Mb Unknown mp3
14. Matinées musicales Op. 24 - Moto perpetuo.mp3 2:48 3.839Mb Unknown mp3
15. Soirées musicales Op. 9 - March.mp3 1:31 2.091Mb Unknown mp3
16. Soirées musicales Op. 9 - Canzonetta.mp3 3:03 4.180Mb Unknown mp3
17. Soirées musicales Op. 9 - Tirolese.mp3 2:07 2.906Mb Unknown mp3
18. Soirées musicales Op. 9 - Bolero.mp3 2:06 2.888Mb Unknown mp3
19. Soirées musicales Op. 9 - Tarantella.mp3 2:15 3.082Mb Unknown mp3
20. Rossini suite - Allegro brillante.mp3 2:01 2.769Mb Unknown mp3
21. Rossini suite - Allegretto.mp3 2:10 2.984Mb Unknown mp3
22. Rossini suite - Allegretto.mp3 2:10 2.971Mb Unknown mp3
23. Rossini suite - Bolero (Allegro moderato).mp3 2:06 2.876Mb Unknown mp3
24. Rossini suite - Allegro con brio.mp3 1:16 1.732Mb Unknown mp3
Sinfonietta Op. 1 - Completo.wav 14:14:36 293.4Mb WAV audio wav
Russian funeral - Completo.wav 5:37 56.69Mb WAV audio wav
Suite on Englis ... as'' Op. 90 - Completo.wav 242:36:08 286.9Mb WAV audio wav
Matinées musicales Op. 24 - Completo.wav 311.7Mb WAV audio wav
Soirées musicales Op. 9 - Completo.wav 10:46 108.7Mb WAV audio wav
Rossini suite - Completo.wav 9:29 95.79Mb WAV audio wav

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show full item record